Cool Story Poe

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By Cool Story Poe
This worksheet is great to pair with any fictional text: short stories or longer novels! This worksheet should be used after teaching students how to find theme. It follows the method of first selecting a big idea, writing what the author believes
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets, Novel Study, Graphic Organizers
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.2
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This is a fun activity for Halloween or Friday the 13th! It introduces students to flash fiction and gives them a chance to write their own. It is set up as a two-day lesson; these can be done in two consecutive days or spaced farther apart (I
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Halloween
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Minilessons
CCSS:
CCRA.W.4, CCRA.W.5
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This lesson was created for students in 8th grade English class - this is teacher and student tested and approved! The unit studies the novel ​Night ​by Elie Wiesel, asking students to think critically about the novel and the Holocaust both as
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Unit Plans, Literature Circles
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.2, CCRA.R.4, CCRA.W.7, CCRA.SL.1
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This activity gets students up and moving and using their phones or other devices with a camera! I used this for my 8th graders as a review of types of nouns (common, proper, concrete, abstract, compound, and collective) and took them outside, but
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar, ELA Test Prep
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff
CCSS:
CCRA.L.1
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By Cool Story Poe
I used this lesson with my 8th grade English students. We had just finished reading a novel, True North, and were moving on to a literature circle unit studying the novel, Night. This single day lesson served as a bridge between the two novel study
Subjects:
English Language Arts
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Handouts
CCSS:
CCRA.R.2, CCRA.R.4
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This discussion cards set is ready to be paired with any fictional text. It includes 10 discussion question cards, 1 discussion card instructions sheet, and 1 group worksheet for students to track their responses. I recommend cutting out the
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Literature
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Activities, Novel Study, Printables
CCSS:
CCRA.R.1, CCRA.SL.1
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Use this handout with students to practice setting, characters, and plot structure. I recommend reading the story aloud to students first and then allow them to read it a second time on their own, annotating in the margins to mark each plot element
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading Strategies, Close Reading
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
CCSS:
CCRA.R.5
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I am a second year teacher at an 8-12 high school, teaching English Language Arts to 8th and 9th grade students. I wrote my master's thesis on text choice and student engagement in high school ELA.

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English B.A. from University of Iowa with emphasis in Creative Writing Teaching M.A. from Bethel University

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I live in Minnesota, so all of my products align with Minnesota and Common Core standards. In my free time I love to read, hike, travel, and spend time with my Great Dane, Huxley.

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